In the philosophy of language, the distinction between concept and object is attributable to the German philosopher Gottlob Frege. Overview[edit]. According to Frege, any sentence that expresses a singular thought consists Frege, G. ” On Concept and Object”, originally published as “Ueber Begriff und Gegenstand” in. Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob Frege was a German philosopher, logician, and mathematician. He is .. Original: “Ueber Begriff und Gegenstand”, in Vierteljahresschrift für wissenschaftliche Philosophie XVI (): –;; In English: “Concept. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Kerry und frege über begriff und gegenstand 1 | After describing the philosophical background of Kerry’s work, an account.

Author: Nakazahn Kabar
Country: Germany
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Personal Growth
Published (Last): 16 December 2007
Pages: 223
PDF File Size: 15.46 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.80 Mb
ISBN: 155-1-24739-517-3
Downloads: 31284
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tojazragore

Beaney in Beaney [] pp. Russell took over the logicist torch from Frege, and although Alfred North Whitehead and Russell’s Principia Mathematica differs in many ways from Frege’s work it is much wider in scope, considerably less rigorous, and, in view of Russell’s antinomy, takes a different approach to classesit is clearly also heavily influenced by Frege e.

Begriffsschrift The Foundations of Arithmetic History and Interpretation” Oxford University Press. Print this article Print all entries for this topic Cite this article.

File:Gottlob Frege, Ueber Begriff und Gegenstand, 1892.pdf

Felix Meiner; second, expanded edition, Edit this record Mark as duplicate Export citation Find it on Scholar Request removal from index Translate to english Revision history. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. The first presentation of his begriffsschrift concept script — Frege’s logical formula language is contained in the monograph by the same name.

Die Grundlagen der Arithmetik. Already in the Begriffsschrift important preliminary theorems, for example a generalized form of law of trichotomywere derived within what Frege begfiff to be pure logic. No keywords specified fix it. Some interpretations have been written about that time. There are, however, serious difficulties in defending Frege arithmetic as being analytic.


Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.

Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, According unr the Introduction to Gabriel []these are Frege’s lecture notes for lectures given at the University of Jena in the Summer Semester of Abbe gave ynd on theory of gravity, galvanism and electrodynamics, complex analysis theory of functions of a complex variable, applications of physics, selected divisions of mechanics, and mechanics of solids.

The sense of a sentence is thus the mode of presentation of its truth-value; that is, on a natural reading, the sentence’s truth-conditions.

Thus gegensand is a philosopher” consists of “Socrates”, which signifies the Object Socratesand “is a philosopher”, which signifies the Concept of being a philosopher.

The Reason’s Proper Study: Views Read Edit View history. University of Chicago Press, At this point, he has effectively recovered all the axioms of second-order Peano arithmetic from his definitions, except the one requiring every natural number to have a successor. This was the position I was placed in by a letter of Mr. The realm of functions is stratified: It seems fair to say that Frege in particular, through the aforementioned review, as well as the preface to the first volume of Grundgesetze is at least partly responsible for Husserl’s antipsychologistic turn.

I’m indebted to Wolfgang Kienzler for suggesting several important improvements to this catalog. In effect, Frege invented axiomatic predicate logicin large part thanks to his invention of quantified variableswhich eventually became ubiquitous in mathematics and logic, and which solved the problem of multiple generality.


As for 1Frege argued that the statements “the morning start is the evening star ” and “the morning star is the morning star” obviously differ in cognitive value Erkenntniswertwhich would be impossible if the object designated constituted the only meaning of a singular term. Essays in the philosophy of languageRoutledge,pp.

Herman Pohle, ; reprinted in Angelelli [] pp. Thomae’s Holiday Causerie ,” in CPpp. Philosophy of mathematicsmathematical logicphilosophy of language. Frege sketches a proof for this remaining axiom, which ultimately consists in showing by means of induction that, for any natural number nthe number belonging to the concept “object to which n bears the transitive reflexive closure of the successor relation” i.

File:Gottlob Frege, Ueber Begriff und Gegenstand, pdf – Wikimedia Commons

The Begriffsschrift broke new ground, including a beyriff treatment of the ideas of functions and variables.

In the preface to Begriffsschrift Frege makes it clear that it was the question of the epistemic status of arithmetic truths that prompted him to develop his new logic. Hintikka, Synthese Library, D.

This page was last edited on 21 Begriiffat This image comes from Gallica Digital Library and is available under the digital ID bpt6kb [ direct link]. Wittgenstein first visited Frege in Jena inand then at least two more times, in andwhile he was Russell’s student in Cambridge.